Reporting on a Mellon-funded open access monograph pilot, UNC Press Director John Sherer notes successes and remaining challenges.
Guest Post — Open Access for Monographs is Here. But Are we Ready for It? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Much of the scholarly publishing sector has already experienced a flight to scale. Today, Roger Schonfeld asks: Is a major consolidation among humanities and social sciences publishers coming next?
Will Humanities and Social Sciences Publishing Consolidate? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Posted in Books, Brill, Business Models, DeGruyter, Economics, market consolidation, Mergers and acquisitions, openaccess, Research Societies, SAGE Publications, Taylor & Francis, university press, Wiley, World of Tomorrow |
Robert Harington talks to Mandy Hill, Managing Director of Academic Publishing at Cambridge University Press in this new series of perspectives from some of publishing’s leaders across the non-profit and profit sectors of our industry.
Chefs de Cuisine: Perspectives from Publishing’s Top Table — Mandy Hill appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Posted in Academic publishing, Cambridge University Press, Careers, Chefs de Cuisine, CUP, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility, innovation, Mandy Hill, Open Access, openaccess, publishing careers, research, SSP, university press, World of Tomorrow |
Erich van Rijn looks at the University of California’s Luminos open access books program and reviews lessons learned and what is needed for such programs to succeed.
Guest Post — Charleston 2022 — Finding Paths to Open Access Book Publishing appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
The institutional OA diamond publishing sector can be challenged by fragmentation; its visibility can be limited, its service of varying quality, and its sustainability is not always secure. A new European […]
New Project. DIAMAS, building capacity for OA diamond publishing appeared first on SPARC Europe.
Posted in capacity-building, Funding, news, oa, oa diamond, Open Access, Open Infrastructure, open science, openaccess, Publishers, Publishing, university press |
A Humanities and Social Sciences Publishing Professionals Community of Interest Network is launching! An interview with facilitators Laura Ansley and Dawn Durante about the group and its focus –and how it’s meeting a clear need.
The SSP Humanities Community Network Lifts Off appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
The AUPresses Library Relations Committee asks Peter Berkery and Mary Lee Kennedy to share their thoughts about how relations between publishers and libraries have changed.
Guest Post — What Do Library-Publisher Relations Look Like in 2022? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
The ability to harvest and reuse publications metadata at scale is good for STEM journal articles but poor for monographs, with significant implications for RIM systems. Why is this so?
Guest Post: Scholarly Book Publishing Workflows and Implications for RIM Systems appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
A look at open access policies and developments in Canada, especially in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. Part 1 of a 2 part post.
Guest Post — Pandemic Disruptor: Canadian Perspectives on how COVID-19 is Changing Open Access (Part 1) appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
A pilot program that seeks to deepen transnational dialogue and collaboration among mission-driven scholarly publishers.
The AUPresses Global Partner Program Begins: An Interview with the Partner Presses appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
How can not-for-profit organizations outcompete their commercial rivals? Revisiting Joe Esposito’s 2011 post that lays out a blueprint for success.
Revisiting: Governance and the Not-for-profit Publisher appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.